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Ubuntu 13.10 How to enable numlock at boot time for login screen?

I found this How to enable numlock at boot time for login screen? But after I performed this steps (luvr answer from Apr 29 '12 at 20:11 ): Ensure that numlockx is installed: sudo apt-get install ...
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Graphics Problem with cedarview and log-in screen

I've recently encountered problems with my netbook when I dabbled with the graphics driver. I recently tried to install the "Cedar Trail in DKMS Format" through Additional Drivers in system settings ...
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Can't get past login screen. [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on virtualbox for testing purpose. I was installing vnc4server and I followed the commands below apt-get install vnc4server xinetd fluxbox cp /etc/apt/sources.list ...
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How to open my desktop? [duplicate]

I'm Using Ubuntu 13.04 in my desktop. In my login screen I use one user account with password, after login with correct password, system again go to login page without any error. again and again I'm ...
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Out of Resolution Logon

Running Ubunto 12 and when the screen reaches the logon window I get a "Screen out of Resolution Range" error on my monitor. I am unable to login this way. When I boot to recovery mode and move into ...
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Can't login after power outage [duplicate]

I have a desktop with no battery power with a very simple surge protector. I am running Ubuntu 64-bit 12.04. Apt-get needed a restart of my computer to finish installing the latest updates I had ...
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Can't login to my user

I was installing NVM using this command: curl https://raw.github.com/creationix/nvm/master/install.sh | sh as explained in the github page https://github.com/creationix/nvm It didn't work, so I ...
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Problem with installation and first login

I tried to install the Ubuntu but had notice a problem twice and it will allow to get in to the desktop, but it appears the login to write a username and a password. I tried ignore it, put space, ...
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Login Screen Background

I changed the Login Screen Background picture using ubuntu-tweak. It worked! However, after a second reboot, the picture does not appear... well, it shows up for a mili-seconds, and after that the ...
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Inconsistent Purple Screen After Boot

Ubuntu 12.10 - HP Pavilion g4 - AMD Radeon HD 6480G Discrete-Class Graphics After upgrading to Ubuntu 12.10, I have encountered a random "purple screen after boot" issue. Here is the nature of the ...
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ubuntu 12.04 Boot stuck at splash screen

I tried to change lightdm with gdm but when I set the computer to use gdm and logged out lightdm was used, so I uninstalled gdm, now this is the problem: I shut down my computer and went to sleep, ...
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When laptop turned on, and Ubuntu is chosen for OS, I get a blank purple screen and can't log on. How do I fix this problem?

I turn on the computer. I can select either Windows 7 or Ubuntu. When I select Windows 7 it works well. When I select Ubuntu, it normally works well. But right now when I select Ubuntu, It leads ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not booting to a display manager or login manager

When I boot up my computer with Ubuntu install on it, it's keeps booting and booting forever. It loads the boot screen but it doesn't boot up. The only way to log in is to press Ctrl+Alt+F2, then ...
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Can't start ubuntu 11.10, Stops at login screen!

I have been trying to dual boot ubuntu with windows 7 via WUBI on my custom built pc but without success. When i start the computer i can choose windows or ubuntu i choose ubuntu and when i should get ...
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Is there a way to escape to GRUB2 before system gets to the GUI log in screen?

After upgrading to 11.04 on a Dell Dimension E310 I cannot login. My keyboard and mouse have locked up. I would like to escape to GRUB2 to allow me to investigate the problem I have. I cannot even ...
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How to input commands on the Live CD mode selection screen

http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-fix-ubuntu-10-04-lts-lucid-blank-screen-at-startup.html I have the problem in the above answer page and to fix it I need to highlight Live Mode on the CD/USB and ...
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How can a user avoid entering password on boot? [closed]

Is there a way to avoid entering a password in the process of booting up? I am using a new and latest installation of Ubuntu, with Gnome desktop in it.